Popular news anchor Cyril Stober retires from The Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), The Veteran broadcaster was earlier reported to have retired from service in 2015, but was later seen anchoring programmes on the government-owned TV after the announcement of his retirement.
Although there has not been an official announcement from the Network service on his retirement, but reports gathered on social media indicate that Cyril has finally retired.
In 2018, he wedded another broadcaster with the NTA, Elizabeth Banu.
The two broadcasters were famed for casting the Network News and anchoring the programme, Tuesday live also on the NTA network.
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The only thing that connect me to NTA logo from the time I know what TV is till this very moment is Cyril Stober. He was always good and gracious in his work.
We thank you for your service Sir, Nigerians are very grateful. We wish you a very well and happy retirement. https://t.co/xl5sqvrc92
— Adamu Garba II (@adamugarba) April 20, 2019
Cyril stober, Vera chiwumba, Emma Okondo, Kehinde Young Harry, Ademola Adeoye, Eugenia Abu … all shaped my childhood memories.
I must say Cyril stands out. Happy retirement to a great veteran
— [Matthew] (@ATM_ReGe) April 21, 2019
After 30 years of being a news anchor (and more) on the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), veteran broadcaster Cyril Stober has retired.
Has he inspired you in any way ? Share your stories! pic.twitter.com/vVVFsvifF7
— The Radio Master Class ? (@BRMC_NG) April 21, 2019
We wish Cyril Stober a happy retirement life!